Items are selected from reports made to police departments and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime in a neighborhood or community.
Property damage. Obscenities were spray-painted on a vehicle in the 1000 block of Paul Parkway NE.
Theft. A golf bag was stolen from a home on the 11900 block of Sycamore Circle NW. The bag was left on the driveway overnight.
Theft. Three sets of darts were stolen from a vehicle parked at Classic Bowl, 11707 Round Lake Blvd. NW. The passenger window was left open.
Theft. A woman in the 11500 block of Heather Street NW. had her laptop computer stolen from her home. The case was still under investigation, police said
Disorderly conduct. A 19-year-old woman, a 19-year-old man and two 18-year-old men were cited for disorderly conduct after they were caught shooting off fireworks from the roof of the water treatment plant at 2241 105th Av. NW.
Theft. A welder was stolen from a garage on the 2300 block of 108th Avenue NW. The rear service door was unlocked.
Animal complaint. Officers responded to the 5100 block of Main Street NE. regarding a snake in the parking lot. It was a large rat snake and officers took it to Springbrook Nature Center.
Dispute. A woman reported her neighbor was throwing garbage out her back door on the 6100 block of 5th Street NE. Officers mediated the dispute.
Check welfare. A 9-year-old boy called 911 crying after missing the bus for school on the 7300 block of Van Buren Street NE. Officers found he was all right and his father was taking him to school.
Theft. Someone stole two spools of copper wire from Minneapolis Water Works, 4300 E. River Road NE.
Theft. A wheelchair was stolen from outside Slumberland at 8490 University Av. NE.
Drunken driving. A 49-year-old Spring Lake Park woman was arrested for drunken driving and violating her driver's license restrictions on the 7100 block of Silver Lake Road.
Weapons. Officers responded to Mercy Hospital regarding a male with a pellet gunshot wound. A 19-year-old man was clearing his pellet pistol and accidentally shot himself in the hand at his home on the 7200 block of 154th Lane NW.
Theft. Four shotguns left in a driveway were stolen from a home on the 16200 block of Ramsey Boulevard NW.
Theft. A 38-year-old woman allegedly left Ficocello's Hair Salon at 2701 39th Av. without paying for the $165 in services she received. The case was under investigation.
Theft. A 26-year-old man was cited for theft of gas and driving after revocation of his license at St. Anthony Mobile, 2801 Kenzie Terrace.
Driving violation. A 30-year-old woman was arrested for driving after revocation of her license, a child-restraint violation and possession of drug paraphernalia on 39th Avenue NE. and Harding Street NE.
Theft. A 42-year-old woman stole a refrigerator from an apartment she was moving out of at The Landings, 2551 38th Av. NE. Officers were able to obtain the security video.
Theft. A 15-year-old girl was arrested for stealing merchandise from the Wal-Mart at 3800 Silver Lake Road. She was released to her father.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
Items are selected from reports made to police departments and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime.